Category: Italian Travel

An Italian Wine Education

Italian wine is a centerpiece to a trip to Italy. Come with me as we visit a special winery in Tuscany....

Sunday in Italy

You can find your place in the world through travel. See what I've discovered on my journey....

The Italian Language Conundrum

Mastering the Italian language is more difficult than I anticipated. Read about some of my challenges....

Perfect Italian Days

Perfect Italian days are meant for exploring. Come visit some of my favorite places with me....

Tony Soprano and the Spoleto Suitcase

We have good friends who asked us to retrieve a left behind suitcase in Spoleto.  Of course we trust them completely and didn’t think the suitcase was filled with bundles of cash, but there was still an air of Tony Soprano to it.  Spoleto is about an hour and...

A Random Encounter

Sunday was bright and sunny and beautiful.  Perfect for a little excursion to explore some of this country.  Where to go?  Somewhere we’ve never been, but not too far away.  A finger hovered over the map and landed randomly on Civitella di Val di Chiana.  Never heard of it...